social security

Study finds Latinos rely heavily on Social Security benefits

by Staff | January 20th, 2011

January 20, 2011

A study done in Colorado found that Latino residents rely more than other races on Social Security, according to publicboradcasting.net.

A new group of Latino organizations is trying to find ways to safe Social Security benefits.

Some ideas for saving their Social Security benefits include raising the tax cap for the wealthy to cover 90% of their income and making benefit coverage available to newly hired state and local employees because currently they are exempt.

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What do you think should be done to save Social Security benefits? Do you think the government has a good plan to put into action yet?

If you need help getting Social Security benefits you deserve to put your life back on track, the Social Security lawyers at Fleschner, Stark, Tanoos & Newlin can help.

Social Security changes has effect on beneficiaries

by Staff | January 18th, 2011

January 18, 2011

There are a few changes coming to Social Security this year, and Social Security beneficiaries could be affected, according to usnews.com.

Paper checks will no longer be sent out to Social Security beneficiaries, and Social Security beneficiaries will not be able to retroactively suspend benefits and pay back money already received in exchange for higher payments going forward.

Read more about changes to Social Security here.

Do you think it’s fair that all Social Security beneficiaries should have to set up bank accounts or convert their benefits to check cards? What Social Security changes do you like or dislike?

If you need help getting Social Security benefits you deserve to put your life back on track, the Social Security lawyers at Fleschner, Stark, Tanoos & Newlin can help.

Letter: Address Congress about Social Security benefits

by Staff | January 4th, 2011

January 4, 2011

A letter to the editor in the Appleton Post-Crescent encourages readers to write their legislator in regards to Social Security.

The letter’s author believes it’s the only way to get through to Congress about the future of Social Security benefits.

The author encourages others to do their research, but not to believe everything they hear about the future of Social Security.

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What do you think should be done to help save Social Security? Do you think today’s ideas for saving Social Security are realistic?

If you need help getting Social Security benefits you deserve to get your put your life back on track, the Social Security lawyers at Fleschner, Stark, Tanoos & Newlin can help.

Blog helps answer questions about Social Security reform

by Staff | December 27th, 2010

December 27, 2010

According to a Reuters blog, one of the biggest threats to the future of retirement lies in Social Security reform. But many questions still go unanswered.

The blog uncovers many of the truths and myths to Social Security reform, including what will happen to future generations and how Social Security reform will affect today’s retirees.

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Do you know someone who’s having trouble with receiving their Social Security benefits? Do you have questions about Social Security in general?

If you need help getting Social Security benefits you deserve to get your put your life back on track, the Social Security lawyers at Fleschner, Stark, Tanoos & Newlin can help.

Reader inquires about Social Security’s role in national deficit

by Staff | November 17th, 2010

November 17, 2010

A reader of The Morning Call was curious about the role of Social Security cuts to reduce the national deficit.

The response said future Social Security beneficiaries would have to work longer to collect full Social Security payments and the retirement age would rise from 65 to 67.

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Do you think it’s fair to raise the Social Security benefit age? Do you think reforming Social Security is the best way to fix the national deficit?

If you need help getting Social Security benefits you deserve to get your put your life back on track, the Social Security lawyers at Fleschner, Stark, Tanoos & Newlin can help.